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Experiment: Oobleck

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Experiment: Oobleck

Ooblek is a non-Newtonian fluid, which means it is both a solid and a liquid at the same time -...

April 28, 2014

Experiment: Oobleck Boogie

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Experiment: Oobleck Boogie

This is a very fun extension of the Oobleck experiment, where we make a non-Newtonian fluid get up and dance!

April 28, 2014

Experiment: Elephant Toothpaste

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Experiment: Elephant Toothpaste

This experiment creates an exothermic reaction – that means it not only creates foam it creates heat!

April 28, 2014

Experiment: Green Eggs and Ham

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Experiment: Green Eggs and Ham

Learn about acid and alkaline with this fun experiment using red cabbage and eggs cooked in a pan.

April 11, 2014

Experiment: Naked Egg

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Experiment: Naked Egg

During this experiment, you will demonstrate how to create a translucent (naked) egg by causing a chemical reaction to break...

April 11, 2014

Experiment: Bottle Rockets

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Experiment: Bottle Rockets

A fun, messy experiment exploring aerodynamics and air pressure using plastic bottles filled with water and compressed air.

April 11, 2014

Nature of Science

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Nature of Science

We have created these resources to help teachers and students better understand the Nature of Science, the overarching, unifying strand...

October 23, 2013

Nature of Science – meet our scientists

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Nature of Science – meet our scientists

Bill, Alex, Cather, Maan, Shaun and Sandy work at The MacDiarmid Institute - they all do science for a living,...

October 23, 2013

Nature of Science – scientist profiles

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Nature of Science – scientist profiles

Profiles of Chemist AlanMacDiarmid, Experimental Physicist Sir Paul Callaghan, and Engineering Scientist Professor Richard Blaikie.

July 12, 2012

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